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Sharps replica in need of trigger work

Discussion in 'Maintenance & Gunsmithing' started by ejmpnu92, Nov 26, 2011.

  1. ejmpnu92

    ejmpnu92 Hillsboro, Or Active Member

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    Well, I have a sharps replica that is need of a trigger job. I just had to shop that did not have the experience with that type of rifle. They did not want to get into it, I appreciate their honesty about it.
    So, is there a smith in the Portland area that has the ability to work on these types of weapons?
     
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  2. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Give Burt Christopherson a call. 503-244-0305. He lives in SW Hillsdale, up near Wilson High School.
    Very good craftsman and reasonable rates. Works out of his basement, keeps his overhead low.
     
  3. ejmpnu92

    ejmpnu92 Hillsboro, Or Active Member

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    I know I started this little over a year ago, never had the money or time, so other than Mr. Christopherson, any other smiths? I am going to give Mr. Christopherson a call today.
     
  4. samuelm16

    samuelm16 se pdx Well-Known Member

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    i dont know if H&K IN forest grove is still around or not but a buddy of mine was having problems with a sharps 45-70 replica and they fixed it for him might give them a call
     
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    k7grc Banks, Or Active Member

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  6. ZigZagZeke

    ZigZagZeke Eugene Silver Supporter Silver Supporter 2015 Volunteer

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  7. ejmpnu92

    ejmpnu92 Hillsboro, Or Active Member

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    Thanks guys. I took it to Christopherson last week. Nice guy and not too far from my home. Appreciate the assistance.